Posted by newt on .
Plane A is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of Plane B. Plane A is flying 2 miles west for every mile it flies north, while Plane B is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south.
a. Where do their paths cross?
b. Which plane must fly farther?
c. What ratio of the speed of Plane B to the speed of Plane A would
produce a midair collision?